Engaging and poignant.
Peppered with black-and-white illustrations, this story presents an accessible look at serious illness and classroom dynamics.
—School Library Journal
Readers drawn to quiet, thoughtful stories with more serious overtones may find it a quick yet affecting read.
—Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books
Told in first-person, present-tense free verse, this book would be an excellent choice for a class read-aloud or as encouragement for individual readers who are experiencing a similar situation.
—Library Media Connection